Soccer Lady ‘Cats tumble to Davis & Elkins, 2-0

ELKINS, W.Va – The West Virginia Wesleyan (1-6, 1-4) women’s soccer team fell to Davis & Elkins (4-2, 3-2) on Wednesday (Sept. 21) afternoon.

D&E struck first in the 10th minute when Alexa Karsel scored an unassisted goal. The Senators outshot the Lady Bobcats 17-3 in the first frame. Ally Moore kept the Senators in check and made six saves in the opening half. Davis & Elkins led after one half of play, 1-0.

The Senators scored the game’s second goal in the 46th minute to go up two goals. Sachiko Gamo assisted Nao Kawasaki for her second goal of the season to pad the lead for the Senators. WVWC managed to fire two shots on target in the second half and tallied more shots on goal than the Senators in the second half. WVWC could not get on the scoreboard and D&E took the match by a score of 2-0.

The Lady Bobcats will be back in action on Sunday (Sept. 25) at Fairmont State. Kickoff is set at 1 p.m.




Board of Education votes to extend interim superintendent’s contract

BUCKHANNON – The contract of the interim superintendent of Upshur County Schools has been extended for one year. The Upshur County Board of Education on Tuesday voted 3-0 – with two abstentions – to extend the contract of interim superintendent […]

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The Brushy Fork Event Center is ready to host everything from elegant weddings to corporate conferences. And when things don't go exactly as planned, the skilled staff is ready do what it takes to ensure every event is a success.

City ponders path forward as CVB relinquishes management of the Event Center at Brushy Fork

BUCKHANNON – Starting in April, a new entity will be managing the Event Center at Brushy Fork – but just who that will be remains in flux after a lengthy discussion at Buckhannon City Council’s meeting Thursday. The Upshur County […]

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Support Your Local Restaurants: The Links

By the Secret Chef If you believe life is too short to cook all the time (or maybe never 😉), The Links Restaurant located in the historic Buckhannon Country Club, now open to the public,


Basketball ‘Cats score season-low 38 points in loss to Salem

BUCKHANNON, W.Va. – The West Virginia Wesleyan men’s basketball team lost a non-conference matchup to Salem on Wednesday night 74-38. The Bobcats were held to their lowest point total of the season, shooting 17-64 (27%)

WVWC softball picked to win MEC South Divison

BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. – Frostburg State and West Virginia Wesleyan have been picked to win divisional championships during the 2023 Mountain East Conference softball season following a vote of the league’s head coaches. Frostburg State has been picked

Upshur County Sports Calendar

MONDAY (Feb. 6) Basketball TUESDAY (Feb. 7) Basketball Swimming WEDNESDAY (Feb. 8) Basketball Swimming THURSDAY (Feb. 9) Basketball Swimming FRIDAY (Feb. 10) Swimming Wrestling SATURDAY (Feb. 11) Acrobatics and Tumbling Basketball Wrestling SUNDAY (Feb. 12)